ZIP Code 29438 - Edisto Island South Carolina

ZIP Code 29438 is located in Edisto Island South Carolina. Portions of 29438 are also in Edisto Beach. 29438 is primarily within Charleston County, with some portions in Colleton County. Regionally, it is located in the Charleston Area.

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ZIP Code 29438 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameEdisto Island
Primary CountyCharleston County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)2,751
Area Code(s)843 / 854
Current Time

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29438 Demographics

29438 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in South Carolina based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 29438 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 29438 is African American. The current unemployment level in 29438 is 3.1%.

Population Growth Rate10.15%
Population Density31 People per Square Mile
Total Households1,169
Percentage High Income Households9.4%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$61,507
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$102,730
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)3.1%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 82.12%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyAfrican American - 59.42%

29438 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

29438 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American00%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander00%

29438 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1015.21%
Bachelor Degree48825.19%
High School Diploma41721.53%
No High School Diploma271.39%
GED or Alternate482.48%
1 or More Years of College29515.23%
Associates Degree1648.47%
Masters Degree29615.28%
Professional Degree542.79%
Doctorate Degree472.43%

29438 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 29438
RegionsCharleston Area
Hilton Head Area
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaCharleston-North Charleston, SC
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/New_York
Area88 Square Miles

29438 Politics

US Congressional Districts in 29438
South Carolina State Senate Districts in 29438
South Carolina State House of Representatives Districts in 29438

29438 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMarch 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion75j - Sea Islands/Coastal Marsh

29438 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)38394753637074726857484056
Avg Max Temp (°F)57606774818690888476686074
Avg Precip (In.)3.953.193.982.823.274.835.466.885.623.282.743.4649.48

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